Student Research

Health Sciences Student Research Summit

April 22, 2020

Health Sciences Student Research Summit The UMKC Health Sciences Research Summit enables members of the UMKC health sciences community to display poster presentations in a forum that:

  • Highlights the health sciences research being conducted in the UMKC Schools of Biological Sciences, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy, Computing and Engineering;
  • Fosters research collaborations across disciplines and schools that will produce economic, health, education and quality-of-life benefits for the greater Kansas City community.
SOM HSSRS Policy   HSSRS Archives


Submissions & Posters
2020 Health Sciences Student Research Summit
  • The event is April 22, 2020 in the Student Union (Rm 401) from 3:00 – 5:00 pm.
  • Schools participating include: Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Biological Sciences, Engineering and Arts & Science
  • Students should be prepared to give 3-5 minutes presentation to viewers –allow 5 minutes for questions.
  • Research Administration will put up SOM posters.
    School of Medicine HSSRS Policy.
SOM Judging of Student Posters/Presentations
Students will be assigned a poster location and receive a name badge (for the primary presenter) at check-in.

Students’ poster presentations are typically evaluated two times during the event by faculty judges. In past events, over 100 student have participated. The size of the event does not allow the exact time to be determined of when judges will review poster presentations.

UMKC shuttle bus info – UMKC permit parking available in the Cherry St. Parking Garage (5005 Oak Street)

Helpful links
How to Present Your Research: The 10 Minute Talk (need UMKC user ID/password)

How to Write and Present a Poster (need UMKC user ID/password)

Contact Office of Research Administration for any additional questions.